P. Jeffrey Richards, MD

Surgery of the Hand, Elbow & Shoulder


MD: University of Florida College of Medicine
Residency: Orlando Regional Medical Center
Fellowship: University of Alabama at Birmingham

Board Certifications

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certificate of Added Qualifications in Surgery of the Hand


American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH)
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Personal Information

Dr. Richards is one of the founding partners of Orthopedic Specialists of SW Florida, which opened in 2000. He established our Hand and Upper Extremity Center, incorporating the finest hand therapy clinic in Southwest Florida. His areas of interest include the wide variety of upper extremity issues as well as arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, elbow, wrist, and hand.
He and his wife, Joan (a Southwest Florida native), have three beautiful children.

Shoulder articles, videos, and resources:

Elbow articles, videos, and resources:

Hand & Wrist articles, videos, and resources:

General Information

Orthopedic Specialists of SW Florida
2531 Cleveland Ave, Suite 1
Fort Myers, FL 33901
Phone: (239) 334-7000
Fax: (239) 334-7070
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"These doctors are the best! Dr. Reynolds always take good care of me and is gentle along with Dr. Flores and Dr. Tafel. I have had nothing but the best experience at Orthopedic Specialists!" - Gwen


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